A large group of people are posing for a photo smiling for the camera
Artist Point Instameet, August 3, 2018

NPS / Jacob W. Frank


Join social media team members from Yellowstone (@YellowstoneNPS) and Yellowstone Forever (@YNPForever) as we gather to make friends, take photos, and share stories about the world's first national park. All ages, levels of experience, and cameras are welcome.

2019 InstaMeet Schedule

Mammoth Hot Springs
May 24, 7pm–sunset
We will explore the hot springs, travertine terraces, and wildlife along Mammoth Hot Springs boardwalks.
Meet at the bottom of the Mammoth Hot Springs boardwalk near Liberty Cap.

Bunsen Peak
June 21, 6:30pm–sunset
We will hike the 4 miles round-trip with ~1,300ft elevation gain to the summit of Bunsen Peak. You'll need sturdy footwear, water, snacks, and warm layers.
Meet at the Bunsen Peak Trailhead: south of Mammoth Hot Springs.

Old Faithful
July 19, 7pm–sunset
We will see what geysers are predicted to erupt and explore the geothermal features of Geyser Hill.
Meet in front of the Yellowstone Art and Photography Center.

Artist Point
August 16, 7pm–sunset
We will explore the views of the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Lower Falls from Artist Point and Point Sublime Trail.
Meet at the Artist Point parking lot on South Rim Drive.

Mammoth Hot Springs
September 27, 5:30pm–sunset
The elk mating season (rut) should be in full swing. We will find a safe place to watch the elk bugle and spar.
Meet in front of the Albright Visitor Center.

Last updated: August 23, 2019

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